Professor Neal Katyal
Georgetown University Law Center
Professor Neal Katyal of Georgetown University will speak about the Hamdan v. Rumsfeld trial. Katyal was formerly a national security advisor for the Justice Department and is well-known for his advocacy of pro bono legal work. He was lead counsel for Hamdan, the alleged bodyguard and personal driver of Osama bin Laden. Katyal won in the District Court of D.C. in 2004, but was overturned by the Court of Appeals in 2005. He recently argued successfully in front of the Supreme Court this past summer. He will discuss the case and its constitutional concerns in detail.
When: Thursday, October 19th
Time: 3:00 - 4:00
This event is sponsored by the American Constitution Society.
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Tuesday, 24 October 2006: Meeting to ratify the NSLS constitution, by-laws, and to elect a Secretary, Treasurer, and two Members-at-Large. The meeting will start at noon in room 545.
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